Senior Embedded Software Engineer - Embedded Web

Locations: Chelmsford, MA, United States of America; Parsippany, NJ, United States of America; Rolling Meadows, IL, United States of America


ZOLL Medical is a growing, innovation-driven company on the forefront of delivering medical devices to save lives, and software solutions to improve efficiency. With customers in more than 140 countries, we continue to expand our reach, as well as our product offerings. Hospitals, emergency medical services (EMS), and others trust us to provide high-quality products and exceptional customer service. ZOLL products are used every day across the globe to save the lives of people who suffer sudden cardiac arrest. From Real CPR Help® technology—an industry first—to the world’s only wearable defibrillator, our capabilities and features set us apart. But none of this would be possible without the motivation and dedication of ZOLL employees, and we’re invested in their success.

As a Senior Embedded Web Developer, you will be a member of the software development team delivering functionality for our products.  Your role will be to architect, design and deliver secure interfaces to enable the product to operate in an interconnected environment.  This role will extend from requirements analysis, through to design and implementation.  You will work with the test team to determine the best ways to verify the product functionality and security.

Job Summary: Designs, develops, documents and maintains software to support development of ZOLL products.

Essential Functions:

  • Develop web applications hosted on an embedded Linux or RTOS environment

  • Design and implement Web services and applications for current and future ZOLL products

  • Design and develop embedded applications for ZOLL products.

  • Participate in all aspects of the software development life cycle

  • Work with the team to architect, design, and verify secure functionality.

  • Stay current with state-of-the-art technologies, tools, and techniques for software development

  • Lead and collaborate with your team to deliver high quality products

Skill Requirements:

  • Web service development experience, on embedded platforms is a plus.

  • Experience developing with Python is required and experience with C++ is desired

  • Experience with Database technologies and SQL is a plus (MySQL or other)

  • Web technologies such as REST, and JSON is required, with HTML5 and CSS as a plus.

  • Experience with SQL and Database is desired, but not required

  • Experience with developing for Linux

  • Experience in the use and understanding of security techniques and  SSL/TLS X.509 certificates is desired

  • Experience developing with a JavaScript toolkit such as Dojo or jQuery is a plus, but not required

  • BS degree in Computer Science, Electrical/Computer Engineering, or applicable related discipline 

  • 5+ years software design and development experience with demonstrated technical leadership

  • Medical device development is a plus, but not required

  • At least 5 years of software design and development experience on a product development team

  • Knowledge and Experience with one or more programming languages such as C, C++, C#, Python

  • Technical depth in at least one software development specialization described below

Education Requirements:

  • BS degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Electrical/Computer Engineering or related engineering or science discipline

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

  • Good written and verbal communication skills

  • Positive attitude and affinity for teamwork, logic, innovation, initiative and self-sufficiency

  • Effective problem solving skills

  • Experience in a structured development environment with design controls

Other Duties:

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.  Duties, responsibilities, and activities will be reviewed periodically as duties and responsibilities change with business necessity.  Essential and marginal job functions are subject to modification.


ZOLL Medical Corporation appreciates and values diversity.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V. 


ADA:  The employer will make reasonable accommodations in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990